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Investigative Journalism




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Investigative Journalism signifies the unveiling of matters that are concealed either deliberately, by someone in a position of power, or accidentally, behind a mass of facts and circumstances, and the analysis and exposure of all the relevant facts to the public.

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Current position

Journalist, communist & editor for Hindustan Times, DNA & Nat Geo Traveler. She's covered stories from travel start-ups, communities, gentrification, gender issues, and human rights.


Career prospects & criteria 

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Educational Qualifications

  • Bachelors in Journalism/Mass Communication /BA Hons. (English/Mass Communication)

  • Masters in Journalism

What you need to get started

  • A minimum of an internship or experience with a school paper

Soft Skills

  • Logical 

  • Reporting Skills

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • Flexibility

  • Grasping Power

  • Research 

  • Abreast with current developments

  • Articulate

  • Ethical

  • Strong moral compass

  • Self-driven

Technical Skills

  • Multimedia

  • Proficient in Word processing,

  • Digital photo editing software (Photoshop), 

  • Video editing software (Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro), 

  • Web site design software (Dreamweaver),

  •  Knowledge of digital camera and video equipment

  • Content marketing

  • SEO

  • Social media platforms ( Facebook, Instagram, Twitter) 


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